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Bhau Daji Lad Museum

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91A Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Road | Byculla, Mumbai 400027, India
Byculla/Dhobi Ghat
+91 22 2373 1234
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small museum is worth going to If you’re looking to learn more about India’s heritage, about their Gods, and to see artifacts and art. The facility is beautiful inside, and the items are displayed on multiple floors. I had an outside guide as part...More

Thank Sheri S
Reviewed 1 week ago

for a view of the history of the 7 islands that became Bombay or some of the local culture it is useful. but this is not laid out super well, is very hot and you need someone to help you find the treasures amidst a...More

Thank barry p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful exhibits that are really beautifully displayed and well designed. The building is in a classic architectural style. Make sure you visit the zoo next door as well

Thank manjusampat
Reviewed 9 September 2018

It´s a nice place to discover Indias history. It´s nit a large museum but you can find some art and also some showcases from the past.

Thank JoeMueller2014
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I went on a Full Day City Tour today which included a visit to the Bhau Daji Lad Museum which was conveniently located next to Mumbai Zoo which was our next port of call (see separate Review). The Museum is on two floors and is...More

Thank stevebG6121BX
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I find museum generally boring, but I still tried for this one and my reaction was still the same. There is nothing attracting here for me. However, please note that people who like to have knowledge about history, its a good place, also one of...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a very nice museum to get a glimpse into the olden days of Mumbai. They charge a nominal fee of Rs.10 for adult ticket and Rs.5 for child ticket. Wonder if they could improvise on interior lighting to make the intricate and beautiful interiors...More

Thank PrajJ
Reviewed 28 May 2018

One of my favourite places to visit in Mumbai is the Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum erstwhile Victoria & Albert Museum which has been restored recently and won the UNESCO world heritage conservation award and is a must visit place for children and adults...More

Thank astroaadil
Reviewed 21 May 2018

The Bhau Daji Lad museum is adjacent to Veer Jijamata Udyan zoo. It has two floors of artefacts which are kept very nicely. You can track through various stages of historical items. The top floor has very nice collection of small sculptures depicting various historical...More

Thank Vinod M
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The tone is badly set when non-Indians have to pay 10 times more than Indian nationals for getting in. Apart from that, welcome. In this badly maintained place, time must have stopped sometime in the XIXth century. The entrance gate itself is worth getting into...More

Thank 127Fred
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Byculla/Dhobi Ghat
One of the seven islands of the original Bombay,
Byculla is one of the most evolved
neighbourhoods in
Mumbai that has consistently rebuilt itself for the
modern-day locals while keeping its confluence of
heritage and history intact. Once a home to only the
wealthy, Byculla is today a home to the most diverse
communities like Parsis, Iranians, Christians, Jews,
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